Saskatchewan Centre MLA and residential school survivor Betty Nippi-Albright tells CBC's chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton, that federal and provincial governments need to build trust with First Nations by helping secure the release of residential school documents and including First Nations leadership in the development of policy and programs.
WARNING: This story contains distressing details.
Support is available for anyone affected by their experience at residential schools, and those who are triggered by the latest reports. A national Indian Residential School Crisis Line has been set up to provide support for survivors and those affected. People can access emotional and crisis referral services by calling the 24-hour national crisis line: 1-866-925-4419.